CORPUS CHRISTI - Lieutenant Bobby Almager died on July 10, 2020, at the age of 53, of COVID-19 complications.
He is survived by his wife Terry Almager and daughters Josey, Rebecca, and Stephanie Almager of Corpus Christi. As well as his parents Jose Angel and Mary Louisa Almager of Stanton; brothers David and wife Anna Almager of Stanton and Gilbert and wife Gina Almager of Allen; sister Jo Ann Almager and partner Barbara Holguin of Odessa; sister in Law Trinidad Garza of Seattle, WA; brother in-law Arnold and wife Liza Hernandez of Austin; 11 nephews and nieces, one great nephew and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
He is proceeded in death by brother Frank Almager and niece Deanna Almager.
He was born on Oct. 11, 1966 in Seminole, to Jose Angel and Maria Louisa Almager. He grew up in a loving family as the oldest brother to three brothers and one sister in Stanton, TX. He graduated from McMurry University in 1990 with a degree in Fine Arts in Abilene, Texas. He moved to Corpus Christi in 1996 where he later met and married the love of his life whom he lovingly named “Precious” and they raised their three beautiful daughters.
He has noted, “My mission statement is to be in harmony, to cooperate, to share, and to love life in both my work and home life. To do 3 things everyday: Laugh, Think, and To be moved to some type of emotion.”
He was driven, dedicated and proudly served as a Public Safety Officer and Firefighter for the Corpus Christi International Airport for 24 years and Abilene Regional Airport for five years before that. Bobby was committed to public service. He was a Master Aircraft Rescue Firefighter, E.M.T., Master Peace Officer and instructor.
Memorial Service will be July 21, at Funeraria Del Angel Everhart at 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. with a Holy Rosary to be recited at 6 p.m. that same evening.
Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.CageMillsFuneralDirectors.com for the Almager family.